Tag «The Providence of God»

Man Is Born To Trouble

…as the sparks fly upward! “No one should be shaken by these afflictions; for you yourselves know that we are appointed to this.” 1 Thessalonians 3:3 Man is born to trouble—as the sparks fly upward. Affliction does not comes not forth from the dust—neither does trouble spring out of the ground. Trouble is the natural …

The Golden Chain of Providence

“Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from the will of your Father. And even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. So don’t be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.” Matthew 10:29-31 There is no such thing as …

The Sweet Pillow of God’s Providence

Cheer up, then, heir of grace! What is thy trial? Has providence brought it upon thee? If so, unerring wisdom will deliver thee from it. What is it thou art now exercised upon? As truly as thou art alive, God will remove it. Dost thou think God’s cloudy pillar would ever lead thee to a …

Man Proposes But God Disposes

“The Lord does whatever pleases Him, throughout all heaven and earth, and on the seas and in their depths.” Psalm 135:6 How blessed that elementary truth: “The Lord reigns!” To know that there is no chance or accident with God; that He decrees . . . the fall of a sparrow; the destruction of an …

Providence Is God At Work

“There is nothing too hard for You!” Jeremiah 32:17 There is nothing too hard for God to EFFECT… I know that You can do everything. Is anything too hard for Me, says the Lord? He does according to His will among the armies of Heaven, and the inhabitants of the earth. He works all things …

It’s About Time!

There is an appointed time for everything. And there is a time for every event under heaven– Ecclesiastes 3:1 You see everything has a time and season. This is a very quoted verse but seldom understood verse. If we look throughout the Old Testament, there was a season for every work of God. Delivering the …

The Providence of God

My wife and I have traveled to Rhode Island many times in the past going through the city of Providence. I have to tell you every year that we traveled through Providence, I would think of the Providence of God, how can you not! When does the word Providence ever come up in our daily …